Associates

Bui Ngoc Nhuan
Of Counsel
Tu Van Nhu
Of Counsel
Joseph Chee
Of Counsel
Tran Quang Huy
Head of Representative Office in Singapore
Le Sy Giang
Trade Remedies Team Leader
Ngo Viet Hoa
Senior Associate

Bui Ngoc Nhuan

Of Counsel
Qualifications

Bachelor of Law (National University of Tashkent); Master of Law (University of National Economics Plekhanop, Moskva).

Fields of expertise

 

Experience

Having over 35 years of experience in the judiciary and law- making activities in Vietnam; having held numerous key positions in central state authorities of Vietnam, including Deputy Chief of Attorney Management (Ministry of Justice), Head of Department of Legal Affairs (Government’s Office); having participated and directed the drafting and submission of many important legal documents as well as trade agreements of Vietnam; having proficiency of Russian and Vietnamese languages.

Contact information

Email: nhuanbn@smic.org.vn

Tu Van Nhu

Of Counsel
Qualifications

Bachelor of Law (National University of Tashkent); Doctor of Law (National University of Baku). 

Fields of expertise

Experience

Having over 35 years of working experience in hearing and making judgments of criminal, commercial, civil, marriage and family, labour, administrative cases; having held numerous key positions in Vietnamese court system, including Deputy Chief Judge of Supreme People’s Court, Chief Judge of Court of Appeals of Supreme people’s Court, Chief Judge of Criminal Court of Supreme People’s Court, Chief Judge of Hai Phong City People's Court; having advised and represented numerous clients in various disputes settled by Vietnamese courts and Vietnam International Arbitration Center; having good command of Russian and Vietnamese languages.

Contact information

Email: nhutv@smic.org.vn

Joseph Chee

Of Counsel
Qualifications

Bachelor of Mechanics ( Nanyang Technology University of Singapore)

Fields of expertise

Experience

Having over 10 years of experiences in business administration, human resource management, training and development consultancy in Singapore; having in-depth understanding of laws and trade practices and culture in Singaporean market and other countries in South East Asia; being a founder and operator of Asian LifeSkills Centre Pte Ltd (www.asianlifeskills.com) and RedTown Asia Pte Ltd    (www.redtown.sg); having passion for business and longing for bringing benefits to customers, partners and community, Joseph has  successfully formed strong strategic business alliances within his international network of associates from Malaysia, Vietnam, Myanmar, China, India and the UK; Having great command of English and Chinese.

Contact information

Email: josephchee@smic.org.vn

Tran Quang Huy

Head of Representative Office in Singapore
Qualifications

Bachelor of English (Hanoi University); Bachelor of Economics (National Economics University, Hanoi); Master of Business Management (University of Queensland, Australia).

Experience

Having over 17 years of consulting experience in the field of investment, enterprise management, foreign trade, shipping, finance and real estate; having in-depth understanding of laws trade practices and culture in Singapore market and other countries in South East Asia; having held key position in many large corporations in Vietnam and Singapore such as Bestlink Travel PTE Ltd. (Singapore), FINDEX Jsc., CMC Corporation, Vietnam Air Petrol company, VIETTRANS Jsc.,; having well-established extensive relationships with Singapore partners and multinational corporations; having great command of English and Vietnamese.

Contact information

Email: huytq@smic.org.vn

Le Sy Giang

Trade Remedies Team Leader
Qualifications

Bachelor of International Economics (Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam); Master of Economics and Public Management (Joint Program of Université libre de Bruxelles and Hanoi National University of Economics); Master of International Business (University of Melbourne, Australia)

Experience

Having over 13 years experience in fields of projects, development, investment, competition, trade remedies and international trade; having worked as a trade expert and head of trade remedies investigation board of the Ministry of Industry and Trade and in doing so acquired in-depth understanding of and working experience with central and local state authorities; assisted numerous Vietnamese companies in trade remedy proceedings with US, EU, Turkey, Canada...; having acted as chief investigator in safeguards and antidumping investigations initiated by Vietnam; participated in various free trade agreement negotiations between Vietnam and other countries; used to directly draft many important legal documents in the fields of trade, competition and trade remedies; having great command of English and Vietnamese languages.

Contact information

Email: giangls@smic.org.vn

Ngo Viet Hoa

Senior Associate
Qualifications

Bachelor of Law (Hanoi Law University); Master of Law (University of Melbourne, Australia).

Fields of expertise

Experience

Having over 10 years of experience in consulting project, investment law, commercial contracts, competition, M&A, labour, international trade and aviation; having acted as a legal expert and representative for many local and multinational corporations in negotiating, concluding and implementing of contracts and investment projects, large IPO and M&A projects in Vietnam and Hong Kong; having served as one of key persons of Vietnam in cooperation with U.S. law firms involving in the lawsuit in U.S; having served Head of the Commercial Law Department of Ministry of Industry and Trade; having extensive working experience with competent authorities; having extensively participated in the Government's negotiating delegation in many bilateral and multilateral trade agreements; having directly drafted numerous important legal documents in the field of commerce (commercial law, competition law and guiding decrees) and industry; having been trained and practiced in the well-known law firms of U.S. and Vietnam; having great command of English and Vietnamese languages.

Contact information

Email: hoanv@smic.org.vn